Nicola Mawson
Jun 28, 2017

Enabling through fibre

Fibre is the latest 'in' thing, enabling all sorts of services, some of which have yet to be conceptualised.


Using data intelligently

Business intelligence and data analytics are now seen as a top priority by senior executives.

Apr 20, 2017

What's the future of storage?

As the amount of data companies need to store grows exponentially, new thinking is required.

May 25, 2016

Slim pickings

The market rout and consolidation is chipping away at the value that listed ICT stocks offer investors.

Feb 15, 2016

Troubling times

While the economy is up to its knees in mire, the ICT sector looks set to ride choppy waves.


Rethinking connectivity

Internet access has traditionally been the domain of the better off, but there are ways around the challenge of affording access to all.

Dec 18, 2015


Why the Films and Publication Board wants to censor the internet - and why it's a ridiculous idea.

Sep 29, 2015

SARS is losing out

Tax laws are lagging behind the digital economy.

Aug 13, 2015

Digital apartheid

Those who cannot afford satellite TV will remain stuck in a quagmire of endless terrestrial repeats after SA moves to digital TV.

Jul 29, 2015

Is equity equivalency truly equitable?

Four out of seven approved programmes have come from the ICT sector, but have they added any value?

Jun 30, 2015

Govt stats leave ICT in the dark

Statistics SA indicators fail to give insight into the value of the ICT sector.

Jun 30, 2015

Flagship phone shootout

LG's latest handset is cheaper on contract than paying cash up-front, but Apple still wins in this space.

Nicola Mawson

Nicola Mawson is a contributor who hates corruption of any sort. She does not drive a million-rand Beemer and would rather walk.